RUSKIN/SUN CITY CENTER
Book talk: "The Love of God'
The staff at the Ruskin Branch Library, One Dickman Drive, will lead a book discussion on The Love of God by Alice Munro. This free program is at 2 p.m. Wednesday. The award-winning Canadian writer has eight stories of love, passion and chaos. Copies of the book are available at the library. For information, call (813) 671-7638.
Author reads, signs book
Mark Winegardner will read and sign Crooked River Burning at 7 p.m. Monday at Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave. Winegardner is the director of the creative writing program at Florida State University. He is the author of The Veracruz Blues, along with three nonfiction books, and contributes regularly to Esquire and other magazines. For information, call (813) 253-2638.
_ Information about meetings and events may be sent to Connie Drew, the St. Petersburg Times, 14358-B N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33618, or faxed to 226-3352. Deadline is two weeks before the event.